Latest University of Cincinnati Stories

2011-09-08 19:56:48

Although society’s perception might be that surgeons endure greater mental challenges and stress in their work duties than a primary care doctor.

Only 24% Of College Students Are Getting Adequate Sleep
2011-08-31 05:17:15

A new study has found that college students could be undermining their own education by not getting enough sleep.

2011-08-19 02:16:28

Generations of American women have turned to door-to-door sales when a male-dominated workforce and lack of education prevented them from entering the workforce.

2011-08-08 12:21:25

A new study supports the use of a DNA-based "biomarker" blood test as a complement to the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test currently offered to screen men for prostate cancer.

2011-08-04 13:30:25

Infants who live in "moldy" homes are three times more likely to develop asthma by age 7—an age that children can be accurately diagnosed with the condition.

2011-08-03 08:16:51

University of Cincinnati research challenges kids to develop comic book characters who communicate healthy messages.

2011-08-02 07:51:36

UC researchers have developed the first lab-on-a-chip sensor to provide fast feedback regarding levels of the heavy metal manganese in humans.

2011-07-19 10:00:00

CINCINNATI, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati is participating in a bowling charity event to benefit the local Children's Miracle Network hospitals.

2011-07-11 20:59:35

Most recidivism research focuses on characteristics of the offender to determine the likelihood of repeat criminal activity.

2011-06-29 12:21:27

A national health journal publishes a paper by a team of researchers that is launching a new direction for research into the social stigma surrounding abortion.

Word of the Day
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.